Social Workers Salaries in Canada


Job Postings

CAD 80,483 /yr

Average Base Pay

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Average annual salary:

CAD 69,763

Lower end of salary range

CAD 83,543

Average of salary range

CAD 94,796

Higher end of salary range

Cities in Canada with the Most Jobs for Social Workers

Here are the top 6 cities in Canada with the most jobs for Social Workers and the average yearly salary in each:

CompTool's Squirrel includes 1,443 jobs postings for Social Workers in cities across Canada.

Latest Social Workers Jobs

Discover the latest competitive salaries for Social Workers in Canada.

Job Title Company Salary
support worker - social services Peak Vocational and Support Services CAD 39,478
Social Worker 3 - Clinical Resource Therapist Mental Health and Substance Use Populations Vancouver Coastal Health CAD 88,587
Social Worker Inner Trailheads Counselling and Coaching Services CAD 187,200
Social Worker 1 (RFT 1.0 FTE) The Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre CAD 84,937
Social Worker/Counsellor - Patient and Family Counselling Cancer Care - BC Cancer - Kelowna PHSA CAD 94,796
Social Worker Trauma & Neurosurgery ICU Unity Health Toronto CAD 102,887
SW AST 15R - Social Worker Assistant BC Public Service CAD 61,051
Social Worker, Renal Fraser Health CAD 94,796
Social Services Outreach Worker - Temporary Full Time up to 18 months City of Stratford CAD 71,604
Clinical Social Worker (BSW) Fraser Health CAD 91,541

Companies With Most Job Postings in Canada For Social Workers

If you're looking for a diverse range of job opportunities, consider exploring positions at these companies, which have a significant number of Social Workers job postings in Canada:


Here are some frequently asked questions related to Social Workers job postings and salaries in Canada:

Q How do I find social worker job openings in Canada?
A To find social worker job openings in Canada, you can check online job boards, visit websites of healthcare institutions, social service agencies, and government websites, as well as networking through professional associations like the Canadian Association of Social Workers.
Q What qualifications are needed for a social worker position in Canada?
A Qualifications for a social worker position in Canada typically include a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Social Work and registration with a provincial regulatory body. Specific requirements can vary by province and the type of social work position.
Q Do social workers in Canada need to be licensed or certified?
A Yes, social workers in Canada need to be licensed or certified to practice. This involves registering with the social work regulatory board in the province where they intend to work.
Q What is the average salary of a social worker in Canada?
A The average salary for social workers in Canada can vary widely depending on the province, years of experience, type of employer, and the social worker’s specialization. Salaries are competitive with other professions requiring similar levels of education and experience.

List of Job Postings for Social Workers in Canada

Explore our extensive list of Social Workers job postings in Canada. Whether you're seeking your first job or considering a career move, you'll find a diverse range of opportunities. Click on the job titles to access more details and application links.

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